Girl, family shattered as cows swept away by floodwater

SIX-year-old Meg Keenan is desperate to find her beloved heifer Majesty, who was swept away by flood water at her Lowmead family home with two other cows.

Welcome rain relieves strain, dry spell pain

Yandina Station owners Neil and Sally Newman look over their waterlogged property with daughter Katie, 19 months.

Livestock owners looking forward to fresh grass growth

Weather gods align: CQ braces for more than 100mm rainfall

Heavy falls are shown in this graphic expected for parts of CQ

Brace for flash flooding, big storms and triple-figure falls.

Begging sky for big rain

HOPEFUL: Warwick farmer Bill Gross is hoping the region will receive a good soaking before the summer heat begins.

Farmers pray for more rain as Warwick starts a wet week

Crops suffer as region goes 66 days with no rain

DRYING UP: Dry weather will affect crops in the Bundaberg region.

And there's only minimal rain on the way

Lismore becomes Australia's Arctic climate research capital

Scenes from the documentary film about the 1985-86 expedition.

Arctic climate researchers set up in Lismore

Powerless pollies a 'national disgrace' as farmers left high and dry

Balberra cane farmer Anthony Ross says he feels there's no end in sight for power price relief.

Mackay cane farmers have been hit by a 130% bill increase.